"Multi-lingual English Instructor with an ESL Background"
I describe myself as a "grammar geek" because I love the study of grammar. My fondness for it has developed over many years of my studying ten other languages. I firmly believe that a student cannot know a language well without a strong foundation in its grammar. As a teacher of grammar, I "leave no stone unturned." My lessons give students solid content about the "parts of speech" and helpful exercises to hone their knowledge of and skills in English grammar. I use memory aids, for instance,"FANBOYS," to remember the basic conjunctions (for, and, nor, but, or, yet, and so). Lastly, I cover t ... More